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By Addie Joss,Gary Mitchem,Mark Durr

Addie Joss (1880–1911) mowed down batters for the Cleveland Broncos/Naps from 1902 to 1910 ahead of his occupation was once reduce brief by way of his tragic demise from tubercular meningitis in 1911. With a profession period of 1.89 and no-hitters, Joss earned corridor of reputation election regardless of a occupation that lasted lower than ten years, the one participant to take action. within the low season, Joss additionally excelled as a sportswriter for the Toledo News-Bee and the Cleveland Press, filling the empty iciness months penning tales in regards to the video game he knew firsthand. This choice of Joss’s newspaper columns and global sequence studies is a treasury of the deadball period with intimate first-person observations of the sport and its gamers from the 1st decade of the yankee League. Informative annotations, archival images, and a quick biography whole the work.

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